Santa Fe didn't lack for variety in their motive power. On this local they have 2872 a GP35r, 3674 a GP39-2, 3044 a GP20, and lastly a B23-7 or B36-7.
The Willow Springs, IL to North Bay, CA UPS train charges up the eastern slope of the Arizona Divide as it passes through the college-town of Flagstaff before reaching the 7,335' high summit.
BNSF 4339 leads a heavy grain up the grade toward the Arizona Divide
With a storm embracing the distant Kachina Peaks, an eastbound intermodal on BNSF's 'transcon' main line approaches Darling Siding, Winona (east of Flagstaff), Arizona. Of the ten locomotives, six... (more)
A Phoenix-bound Z train charges west as it glides through the town of Flagstaff Arizona.
Snow continues to fall midafternoon as a westward bound Z train passes by the famous Flagstaff depot and infamous Flagstaff live webcams that watch the tracks 24/7.
BNSF 4274 East glides into a curve as it tries to outrun the near whiteout conditions that it has just passed through.
SUPER STACK! BNSF 4138 west leads the S-LPCSO1, or more commonly known as the Super Stack a 14000' or so stack train in a 4×3×2 configuration. As snow showers begin to dissipate and the sun emerge... (more)
In the late afternoon sunlight, a westbound BNSF Q Train rolls into downtown Flagstaff, AZ on October 20th, 2018.
BNSF 7833 leads a westbound auto train through Flagstaff in the late afternoon sun.
BNSF 7511 leads a westbound through downtown Flagstaff at the last light of day.
On July 8, 1986, a Santa Fe freight climbs the Arizona Divide west of Flagstaff, Arizona. Leading the westbound train is a former Amtrak EMD SDP40F, No. 5256, designated a SDF40-2 by the Santa Fe ... (more)
Santa Fe 5812 rolls through Darling.
BNSF 7563 leads an ethanol train east towards Winslow while monsoon thunderstorms build over the mountains near Flagstaff.
Afternoon thunderstorms continue to build around Flagstaff as a worn Santa Fe 528 sits on a spur track.